Vaquera Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Vaquera Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place called Vaquera, in Andalucia, southern Spain, from a feminine form of the adjective vaquero ‘of or relating to a cowherd’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Valera, Requena, Valero, Baquero, Dauer, Madera, Barbera, Tavera

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Vaquera Family Origin

Where is the Vaquera family from?

Vaquera Family Occupations

What did your Vaquera ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Vaquera ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

View Census data for Vaquera

Vaquera Historical Records

What Vaquera family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 936 census records available for the last name Vaquera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vaquera census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Vaquera

Passenger List

There are 521 immigration records available for the last name Vaquera. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Vaquera immigration records

Draft Card

There are 144 military records available for the last name Vaquera. For the veterans among your Vaquera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Vaquera military records

You've only scratched the surface of Vaquera family history.

Vaquera Life Expectancy

What is the average Vaquera lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Vaquera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Vaquera in 1966 was 82, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vaquera

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vaquera ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Vaquera Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name